Energy, Mines and Resources

Energy, Mines & Resources

Regional Land Use Planning
Yukon Placer Secretariat website

Research Forest Open House

Tuesday, July 15
1:30 to 3:30 p.m.
Located on the North Klondike Highway 1 km north of the Takhini River bridge

Staff from the Forest Management Branch will be present to answer questions and guide people through interpretative trails, which are suitable for walkers of all ages and fitness levels. Don’t miss the opportunity to bring the kids to try out the forest-themed playground, which is built for ages 2 to 12. Light snacks and refreshments will be served.


New Chair Appointed to Yukon Minerals Advisory Board

Mark Ayranto has been appointed as the new chair of the Yukon Minerals Advisory Board for a two-year term. Mr. Ayranto brings many years of project development and hands-on Yukon mining experience to the Yukon Minerals Advisory Board. He is Vice President – Yukon for Victoria Gold Corporation.


Current News Releases

Discover Yukon’s research forest and children’s playground
July 14, 2014
- Join a summer forest stroll and discover the playground while learning about forest research in Yukon.

Government of Yukon appoints new chair of Yukon Minerals Advisory Board
July 4, 2014
- New Chair appointed to Yukon Minerals Advisory Board.

Yukon government designates new areas requiring Class 1 notification
June 19, 2014
- The Yukon government has designated new areas that will require notification for low-level mining exploration activities.

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